noun see washable

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  • washability — See washable. * * * …   Universalium

  • washability — noun The property of being washable …   Wiktionary

  • washability — n. washable quality …   English contemporary dictionary

  • washability — wash·abil·i·ty …   English syllables

  • washability — ˌwȯshəˈbiləd.ē, ˌwäsh , ˌwȯish noun : the quality or state of being washable …   Useful english dictionary

  • washability analysis of coal — n the analysis of the specific gravity distribution of chemical and physical characteristics of coal. DISCUSSION The specific gravity fractions are obtained by subjecting the material being studied to a series of solutions, each with a discrete… …   Coke&Coal Terminology

  • coal washability — n the determination of the theoretical limits for the removal of mineral impurities from coal by beneficiation processes that rely on specific gravity separations. D4371 • coarse coal …   Coke&Coal Terminology

  • washable — washability, n. /wosh euh beuhl, waw sheuh /, adj. 1. capable of being washed without shrinking, fading, or the like. n. 2. a washable garment. [1615 25; WASH + ABLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • Coal preparation plant — A coal washer in Eastern Kentucky A coal preparation plant (CPP) is a facility that washes coal of soil and rock, preparing it for transport to market. A CPP may also be called a coal handling and preparation plant (CHPP), prep plant, tipple, or… …   Wikipedia

  • coarse coal — n that portion of a coal sample being subjected to a washability study that is larger than a specific predetermined particle size, generally between 2.36 mm (No. 8 USA Standard Sieve Series) and 9.5 mm (3⁄8 in.) round in diameter. DISCUSSION This …   Coke&Coal Terminology

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